Archive for the ‘Anniversaries’ Category

ABP marking 70 year anniversary since the end of the Second World War

ABP marking 70 year anniversary since the end of the Second World War
Five ships leaving ABP’s Port of Hull in the River Humber ABP is supporting the Maritime and Coastguard Agency’s (MCA) initiative for Victory in Europe Day by encouraging vessels to sound their horns in honour of the 70 year anniversary of the end of the Second World War. Harbourmasters at all of...
May 6th, 2015 | Anniversaries, Associations, Events, HR, Maritime History and Museums, Military | Read More

Greek Shipping Hall of Fame inducts Goulandris and Gratsos…

Greek Shipping Hall of Fame inducts Goulandris and Gratsos…
Alkimos G. Gratsos Number of Inductees now stands at 22 –  Two more historic shipping personalities have been inducted into the Greek Shipping Hall of Fame at the Induction Ceremony & Dinner 2015, held at the Hilton Athens. John N. Goulandris and Alkimos G. Gratsos were lauded as the Inductees...
May 6th, 2015 | Anniversaries, Awards, Charity, Events, News, People and Places, Person Profiles, Shipping Centers | Read More

Major event honours legacy of Greek shipping giants

Major event honours legacy of Greek shipping giants
    About 650 guests celebrate industry’s  ‘powerhouse’ About 650 guests were at the Greek Shipping Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony & Dinner 2015 as many leading participants in today’s shipping industry gathered to pay tribute to some of the greats of Greek shipping’s past. Highlights...
May 6th, 2015 | Anniversaries, Associations, Awards, Charity, Events, Story of the Month | Read More

County Cork Lusitania anniversary conference to welcome Maritime Labour Convention to Ireland

County Cork Lusitania anniversary conference to welcome Maritime Labour Convention to Ireland
The ITF HQ’s in London 24 April 2015 – For your diary: On the occasion of the Lusitania sinking centenary, the International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) and Siptu (Services, Industrial, Professional and Technical Union) will hold a one day conference at the National Maritime College...
April 25th, 2015 | Anniversaries, Associations, Charity, Events, ILO | Read More

A fitting memorial to principled journalist Joe Nathan led by his son…

A fitting memorial to principled journalist Joe Nathan led by his son…
Joe Nathan A fitting memorial to principled journalist Joe Nathan led by his son: Nehru Centre event arraigns global marginalisation and misogyny,  By James Brewer Five high-profile speakers berated continuing discriminatory treatment meted out to women in India and around the world when they spoke...
April 21st, 2015 | Anniversaries, Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, News, People and Places, Person Profiles, Press and Media, Story of the Month | Read More

Greek Shipping Hall of Fame announces new sponsors for 2015 event

Greek Shipping Hall of Fame announces new sponsors for 2015 event
This year’s Induction Ceremony & Dinner supported by leading maritime entities [April 20, 2015] The Greek Shipping Hall of Fame is pleased to announce a number of prestigious new sponsors for the Greek Shipping Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony & Dinner 2015. About 600 guests are expected to...
April 20th, 2015 | Anniversaries, Associations, Awards, Charity, Corporate Social Responsibility, Events, News, People and Places | Read More

Let’s Clean up Greece in one day (Sunday, April 26, 2015)

Let’s Clean up Greece in one day (Sunday, April 26, 2015)
At the press conference with Nikos Kiousis, Yanna Pavlopoulou, and Yainnis Moralis Greek volunteers support for the fourth consecutive time, the world cleanup campaign «Let’s do it World» www.letsdoitworld.org, a nonprofit campaign movement that first evolved in 2008 in Estonia and then spread...
April 19th, 2015 | Anniversaries, Associations, Charity, Climate, Communication, Corporate Social Responsibility, Emissions, Environment, Health and Safety, HR, Maritime Education and Training, Oceanology, Oil Spill, Pollution, Press and Media, Safety and Security | Read More

Great reviews for Panama Maritime 2015

Great reviews for Panama Maritime 2015
IMO’s SG Koji Sekimizu receiving the keys to the City by Mayor José Blandón The biennial Panama Maritime World Conference & Exhibition for 2015, according to all accounts was a very successful one–and according to the organisers just about all objectives were met. This year’s  theme...
April 18th, 2015 | Anniversaries, Associations, Awards, Canals, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Corporate Social Responsibility, Environment, Events, Exhibitions, HR, IMO, Inland Waterways, LNG, Logistics, Maritime Education and Training, Markets, News, Organisations, People and Places, Politics and Government, Ports & Terminals, Reports, Shipping Centers, Technical, Technology, Trade and Commerce, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

European Tugowners Association: The Annual Meeting 2015 in Athens hosted by Tsavliris Salvage

European Tugowners Association: The Annual Meeting 2015 in Athens hosted by Tsavliris Salvage
The company’s founding father: Alexander G. Tsavliris The 52nd Annual Meeting of the European Tugowners Association (ETA) will be held in Athens from 13 until 15 May 2015. ETA’s member Alexander G. Tsavliris & Sons will host the 2015 Annual Meeting, a return to Greece since the 1993 meeting...
April 15th, 2015 | Anniversaries, Associations, Company Profiles, Container shipping, Corporate Social Responsibility, Events, Marine Insurance, Person Profiles, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals | Read More

Afrimari News – April 2015‏

Afrimari News – April 2015‏
Afrimari’s Temi Binitie AFRIMARI NEWS – APRIL 2015 The Big Drop! The Afrimari Collective is born. On Thursday 26th March, Afrimari celebrated five years of Connecting Future Leaders. During this time, thanks to supporters and members, the growth of the network has developed into a Collective. At...
April 15th, 2015 | Anniversaries, Associations, Energy, Events, HR, Press and Media, Reports | Read More

International Seafarers’ Welfare Awards Shortlists Announced

International Seafarers’ Welfare Awards Shortlists Announced
The 2015 International Seafarers’ Welfare Awards – showcasing excellence in the provision of seafarers’ welfare – will take place on 9th June at the International Maritime Organisation in London. The shortlists for the awards have been announced by the International Seafarers’...
April 10th, 2015 | Anniversaries, Associations, Awards, HR | Read More

Four Chaplains Foundation Recognizes Helix CEO

Four Chaplains Foundation Recognizes Helix CEO
L/R George DuBois; Capt. Tom Allen, U.S. Coast Guard Sector Jacksonville; Joanne Stopke; Art Thomas; Lisa Eckley-Thomas; Rear Adm. John Korn, Commander U.S. Coast Guard 7th District; retired Capt. Louis Cavaliere, U.S. Navy; Ian Thomas; Tyler Thomas; and Kyle Eckley JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – April 6, 2015 – (Marine...
April 6th, 2015 | Anniversaries, Associations, Awards, Charity, Clubs, Communication, HR | Read More

WISTA-Hellas keeps the flame up!

WISTA-Hellas keeps the flame up!
From the pre-dinner reception drinks and dips networking …arena. Once again the modest but vibrant WISTA-Hellas Annual Dinner and Dance 2015 event took place earlier on at the Athens Hilton Hotel with over 300 members, guests and friends of one of the shipping industry’s best associations!  Angie...
March 27th, 2015 | Academia, Anniversaries, Associations, Charity, Clubs, Communication, Corporate Social Responsibility, Energy, Environment, Events, HR, Marine Insurance, Maritime Education and Training, Markets, Ports & Terminals, Shipfinance, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Greek Independence Day!

Greek Independence Day!
A hero of the Greek Revolution from the war at sea: Admiral Konstantinos Kanaris and prime minister of Greece On the subject of Greek Independence Day today which is the 194th Anniversary of the Greek Revolution in 1821, we have received hundreds of messages by well-wishers viewers and friends; the most...
March 25th, 2015 | Anniversaries, Insight, News, People and Places | Read More

Incoming IMarEST President Focuses on Education and Training

Incoming IMarEST President Focuses on Education and Training
IMarEST President, Martin Murphy of Tidal Energy Ltd Increasing the awareness of Continuing Professional Development (CPD) remains the focus of the Institute of Marine Engineering, Science and Technology (IMarEST) says new president, Martin Murphy, Managing Director of tidal stream technology company,...
March 19th, 2015 | Academia, Anniversaries, Associations, Charity, Clubs, Communication, Company Profiles, Consulting, Corporate Social Responsibility, Education and Training, Energy, Environment, Food and Drink, HR, IMarEST, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

WISTA-UK congratulates the 2014 International Personality of the Year, Entrepreneur of 2015 and ‘Came by SHIP’ winners at the IMO

WISTA-UK congratulates the 2014 International Personality of the Year, Entrepreneur of 2015 and ‘Came by SHIP’ winners at the IMO
William O’ Neil, Angie Redhead and Sue Terpilowski – photo Katerina Kalogeraki All over the world, International Women’s Day provides a great opportunity to celebrate the achievements of women. WISTA-UK’s event at the International Maritime Organization (IMO) last Thursday was a celebration...
March 17th, 2015 | Academia, Anniversaries, Associations, Awards, Charity, Company Profiles, Corporate Social Responsibility, Cruise Industry, Events, Exhibitions, HR, Jobs, News, Person Profiles, Ports & Terminals, Press and Media, The Nautical Institute | Read More

Mersey Maritime announces winners of industry awards

Mersey Maritime announces winners of industry awards
A full house at Wallasey Town Hall in Wirral Mersey Maritime, a maritime cluster representing more than 1, 700 businesses in the North West, is proud to announce the winners of its inaugural Industry Awards which were held at a black tie event at Wallasey Town Hall on the Wirral. There were 9 winners...
March 16th, 2015 | Anniversaries, Associations, Awards, Communication, Corporate Social Responsibility, Events, HR, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Angie Redhead is WISTA International Personality of the year 2014!

Angie Redhead is WISTA International Personality of the year 2014!
William O’ Neil, Angie Redhead and Sue Terpilowski – photo Katerina Kalogeraki   At the mezzanine floor of the IMO at the banks of Father Thames in London, the administrative capital of shipping, WISTA-UK members and friends from all over the globe- 40 plus nationalities, honoured Angie...
March 12th, 2015 | Anniversaries, Associations, Awards, Charity, Clubs, Communication, Company Profiles, Corporate Social Responsibility, Cruise Ferry, Cruise Industry, HR, IMO, Maritime Tourism, News, Organisations, Person Profiles, Ports & Terminals, Press and Media, Shipping Centers, Tourism, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Greeks and philhellenes share food for thought at Greek Press Association Gala

Greeks and philhellenes share food for thought at Greek Press Association Gala
Cyprus High Commissioner Evripides Evriviadis, Martha Chrysomallis, John Kyriakides, Artemis Cooper, The Greek Ambassador Constantinos Bikas and Vicky Pryce The Greek Press Association’s dinner last week, 4 March 2015, proved to be a first class gathering of philhellenes and distinguished London Greeks,...
March 9th, 2015 | Academia, Anniversaries, Associations, Charity, Clubs, Communication, Events, People and Places, Press and Media | Read More

Lloyd’s hosts RedR reception

Lloyd’s hosts RedR reception
Thu 05 Mar 2015 LLOYD’S HOSTS REDR RECEPTION As part of Lloyd’s Charities Trust’s ongoing partnership with international disaster relief charity RedR, Lloyd’s hosted RedR’s Annual Patrons and Corporate Supporters Drinks Reception yesterday in the company of RedR’s President HRH The...
March 5th, 2015 | Anniversaries, Associations, Charity, Communication, Corporate Social Responsibility, Events, HR, Insurance and Reinsurance, Marine Insurance | Read More

PEMA concludes its largest AGM to date

PEMA concludes its largest AGM to date
Ottonel Popesco The Port Equipment Manufacturers Association (PEMA) held its largest ever Annual General Meeting (AGM) in Amsterdam earlier this month, with more than 100 industry executives holding discussions on key developments in the sector, and keynote speeches on trends and challenges in port and...
February 24th, 2015 | Anniversaries, Associations, Company Profiles, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Construction, Events, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Person Profiles, Ports & Terminals, Press and Media, Technical, Technology | Read More

Celebrating 70 years of promoting bilateral British-Greek trade

Celebrating 70 years of promoting bilateral British-Greek trade
l to r; Eugenia D. Chandris, HAris Ikonomopoulos and British Ambassador Mr John Kittmer A joint British Embassy – British Hellenic Chamber of Commerce New Year reception celebrates the strong commercial links between Greece and the UK On Monday 16 February 2015, the British Ambassador Mr John Kittmer...
February 17th, 2015 | Anniversaries, Associations, Organisations, Politics and Government, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Greek Shipping Hall of Fame: Induction Ceremony & Dinner 2015

Greek Shipping Hall of Fame: Induction Ceremony & Dinner 2015
Greek Shipping Hall of Fame welcomes new sponsors for event ABS, Clarksons and Liberian Registry lead support for Induction Ceremony & Dinner The Greek Shipping Hall of Fame is pleased to announce that two more prestigious maritime organisations have agreed to sponsor the Greek Shipping Hall of...
February 12th, 2015 | Anniversaries, Associations, Awards, Charity, Corporate Social Responsibility, Events, News, People and Places | Read More

HESGB 20th Anniversary Dinner and Dance: more than a success!

HESGB 20th Anniversary Dinner and Dance: more than a success!
The President of HESGB Dimitris Monioudis, Committee Member Alex Xenakis with the  Deputy President George Foustanos greeting guests With over 600 of the faithful – a record attendance – members, guests, sponsors and supporters at the 20thAnniversary of the Hellenic Engineers Society of Great Britain...
February 9th, 2015 | Academia, Anniversaries, Archaeology, Associations, Aviation, Charity, Clubs, Communication, Company Profiles, Environment, Events, Food and Drink, Games and Puzzles, Holidays, HR, Insurance and Reinsurance, Jewelry, Jobs, Maritime Education and Training, Medical, Military, News, Piracy and Terrorism, Ports & Terminals, Press and Media, Regulatory, Ship Agencies, Ship Conversions, Ship Supplies, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shipfinance, Shiprepair, Stores and Provisions, Story of the Month, Taxation, Technical, Technology, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Mersey Maritime announces finalists for industry awards

Mersey Maritime is pleased to announce the finalists for its first Industry Awards. The Awards will have a Ministerial presence that will bring together maritime companies and related organisations right across the Maritime, Logistics and Energy spectrum in the North West. The winners will be revealed...
February 9th, 2015 | Anniversaries, Associations, Awards, Energy, Environment, HR, Logistics | Read More